Student Zone

Year 10

Welcome to all Year 10 students. This is the time to prepare for college, employment or apprenticeship, sharpening up your academic and social skills along the way.

Although there is a lot of preparation still to go regarding your studies, don’t worry, at NSG there is a dedicated team there to support you every step of the way. This support includes:

  • Expert teaching and well prepared lessons
  • Pastoral and academic mentoring
  • Developing your leadership
  • A timetable of homework
  • Intervention classes and after school catch up sessions
  • Revision opportunities during the school holidays

Also there will be opportunities to attend school visits and participate:

  • College open day events
  • Career days-you get to know about your choices and routes
  • Y10 Enterprise masterclass
  • STEM – Hive at Hull University
  • Y10 visit to Russell Group University – York

Y10 although a challenging year, there is a share in your success in awards such as Vivo’s, 100% success concert and end of term trips and activities.

Remember- “fail to plan, plan to fail”. There is every confidence in you and your abilities.


Key Dates

Year 10 parents evening 1st March 2018 4.00 – 7.30pm

Year 10 mock exams 11th June – 15th June 2018

Year 10 work experience 18th June – 22nd June 2018

June and July 2018 – College taster days


If you have any queries or concerns in Year 10, please contact Mrs Collinson on extension 204 or email